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UK: Britain to introduce points-based immigration system - Home Secretary

United Kingdom, Manchester
October 01, 2019 at 18:27 GMT +00:00 · Published

British Home Secretary Priti Patel announced that the UK will introduce a points-based immigration system, speaking at the Conservative Party conference in Manchester on Tuesday.

"As Home Secretary at this defining moment in our country's history, I have a particular responsibility when it comes to taking back control. It is to end the free movement of people once and for all," said Patel.

She also said police officers have the backing of the interior ministry and announced a number of measures to support them.

Patel also stressed that the ruling Conservative Party was ready to deliver on 'people's priorities' in terms of the upcoming Brexit.

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British Home Secretary Priti Patel announced that the UK will introduce a points-based immigration system, speaking at the Conservative Party conference in Manchester on Tuesday.

"As Home Secretary at this defining moment in our country's history, I have a particular responsibility when it comes to taking back control. It is to end the free movement of people once and for all," said Patel.

She also said police officers have the backing of the interior ministry and announced a number of measures to support them.

Patel also stressed that the ruling Conservative Party was ready to deliver on 'people's priorities' in terms of the upcoming Brexit.

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